Malaysia Airlines Twitter feed says lost contact with plane over Ukraine

LONDON, July 17 Thu Jul 17, 2014 11:51am EDT

LONDON, July 17 (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines said via its Twitter feed on Thursday it had lost contact with flight MH17 from Amsterdam.

It said the plane's last known position was over Ukrainian airspace. (Reporting by Jeremy Gaunt; Editing by Robin Pomeroy)